If Back to the Future Part II is to be believed, 2015 promises to be unlike anything we’ve ever seen. So why roll into it with the same old barware you’ve been putting up with since college?
It’s time for a change, and thanks to HomeGoods, you can totally upgrade for less than 600 bucks. With 465 stores in 45 states, they make it easy to pick up pieces of their “Masculine Retro Bar Cart”—pictured with our own Kelly Oliver above—at pretty retro prices.
Get a closer look at the items involved below.
Black wooden bar cart: $199.99
Blue and white agate-style artwork: $149.99
Black and white decorative box: $16.99
Blue rectangular vase: $14.99
Metallic decorative arrangement: $5.99
Blue mercury glass vase: $29.99
Silver champagne bucket: $49.99
Martini glasses – $5.99 each
Crystal glasses: $7.99 each
Deer head decanter (see main image): $7.99
Art deco bone inlay tray: $39.99
Oh, wondering about the cocktail? That’s a cool new concoction courtesy of Christy Pope from renowned NYC cocktail bar Milk & Honey. Here’s how to make Pomegranate Apple Punch, which is sure to please the ladies from here to Hill Valley.
1 ½ oz Laird’s Applejack
¾ oz Cointreau Orange Liquer
½ oz freshly squeezed lime juice
1 oz pomegranate juice
Measure ingredients into a mixing glass and add ice.
Shake vigorously until chilled.
Strain into a chilled glass (over ice optional).
Garnish with Star Anise.
Editor’s note: Need help stocking? Check out 10 Essentials for the New Home Bar, loaded with booze and accessories to get you started.